David Suárez-Fuentes

Resident – Diagnostic ImagingDavid Suarez-Fuentes

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100116
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0126
352-392-2235
FAX: 352-846-2445

dsfuentes@ufl.edu

Education

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, 2009 – 2013
  • Bachelors in Science, University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras Campus, 2005 – 2009

Professional Experience

  • Small Animal Rotating Intern with Diagnostic Imaging Focus, BluePearl Veterinary Partners – Tennessee, 2018 – 2019
  • Equine Surgery Resident, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015 – 2017
  • Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery Intern, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014 – 2015
  • Equine Medicine and Surgery Intern, The Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center, 2013 – 2014
  • Clinical Year, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, 2012 – 2013

Honors & Awards

  • Resident Professional Development Award, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2016 & 2017
  • Mark S. Bloomberg Memorial Resident Research Award, Veterinary Orthopedic Society, 2017
  • Equine Excellence Fund Resident Professional Development Award, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015
  • Ross University SCAAEP Award – Opportunities in Equine Practice Seminar, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital, 2012
  • Dean’s List, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, 2009 & 2010
  • Puerto Rican Legislative Academic Scholarship for Veterinary Educational Studies, University of Puerto Rico – Medical Science Campus, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012
  • Graduating with Honors (Cum Laude) Award, University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras Campus, 2009
  • Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation Academic Scholarship, University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras Campus, 2007 & 2008
  • Puerto Rico Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation Research Scholarship, University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras Campus, 2006 – 2007

Research Interests

  • Small Animal Sports Medicine
  • Traumatology and Orthopedic Imaging
  • Equine Sports Medicine
  • Traumatology and Orthopedic Imaging

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